outrage and ridicule, peek says the replacement refs have plenty to proud of. >> we did what we had to do. we kept the league afloat during the preseason and during the first few weeks of the regular season. >> reporter: and what about the standing ovation when the real refs returned thursday night? >> you know, they're the heroes now, they're the stars, they're the saviors of the game. i wish them well. i hope they have a great season. >> a likable guy, right? more than 100% of these replacement refs -- more than 100 of them will be watching these games on their couches and no doubt about it, how nice these guys are, everyone in green bay, wisconsin, for sure is happy about that. guys? >> as you said, likable guy, gracious. thank you very much. appreciate it. time now for the weather and ginger zee in grand rapids, michigan, this morning, where and we're very proud about this, she was inducted into her high school's hall of fame last night. there's the video. ginger, good morning and congratulations. >> oh, my gosh. i cannot say thank you enough to this community. wait till you see the crowd out here. this is pretty wild. we got all of these beautiful kids that came out.